Andy, 33, and Billi, 34, are set to tie the knot on Sunday in a lavish ceremony at the Four Seasons hotel in Hampshire following a rocky stag do that saw Billi “humiliated” after pictures emerged of the footballer in bed with a woman whilst on his stag do in Dubai.
Andy invited two women, Taylor Jayne Wilkey, 27, and Phoebe Robb, 26, to an after party at his hotel, and a picture subsequently emerged of him passed out in bed next to Taylor. But Taylor insisted “nothing sexual happened” between herself and Andy.
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Billi, who is mum of three to Andy’s children is said to have had “crisis talks” with her fiancé, following the snap but the pair are soldiering on with their nuptials.
It appears their troubles are behind them as they reportedly both arrived together at the stunning venue on Saturday where they were both said to have stayed in separate rooms ahead of the big day.
The Mail reports that the pair looked relaxed as they dropped their Porsche 4X4 off at valet parking.
Onlookers told the publication Andy went for a swim in the hotel’s indoor pool as he relaxed ahead of the wedding.
The Hampshire hotel is being kitted out for the lavish wedding that is expected to host 200 guests as Andy and Billi say “I do” later today.
OK! has contacted representatives for Billi and Andy for comment.
Billi was said to have felt “humiliated” by the photos of Andy of his stag do but made the decision to go ahead with the wedding.
A source told The Sun: “Billi has been utterly humiliated by Andy but deep down she still loves him.
“She has been doing a lot of soul-searching and has chosen to go ahead.
“She believes nothing happened in Dubai and just wants to put a brave face on it and move on.
Taylor, the woman pictured in a bed with Premier League player Andy and in another snap posing in the striker’s personal bathrobe, has sworn that nothing sexual happened and she has apologised to Billi.
Speaking to The Sun, she said: “He was honestly in no state to do anything.
“I’m so sorry for all this mess – but I did nothing wrong.”
“She needs to know nothing sexual happened between me and Andy, I swear. He was a gentleman, he just had so much to drink and passed out on the bed.
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“He didn’t try anything – and even if he had wanted to, he was too drunk.”
Taylor added: “I should never have got myself in that situation, but nothing untoward happened. I just feel bad for taking photos – it was all meant to be a joke because Andy was so drunk, we were just having a laugh.”
Addressing Billi directly, she said: “I’m sorry, Billi, I know how it looks, but we didn’t have sex.”
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